Next Generation 1

2 May 2017 – 20:00 – Flagey

6 May 2017 – 18:00 – Flagey

DID YOU SAY NEXT GENERATION ? For the fifth year in a row, The next Generation festival celebrates
film school shorts.

Vliegende Ratten

Emiel Sandtke

Vliegende Ratten
Country Belgium
Genre Fiction
2016 - 18' - Color
On a sweltering summer day, 11-year olds Kian and Nadir see how Nadir's family is arrested by the immigration police. To prevent Nadir from being taken as well, the two friends decide to run away.


Martin Colas

Country Belgium
Genre Animation
2016 - 3' - Color
André is a penguin, but he does not look like his congeners, he does not like the sames things, has not the sames hobbys. Despite this, he try to live his life peacefully without worrying about what he is surrounded by, until the day when...


Jon Carlsted

Country Norway
Genre Fiction
2016 - 23' - Color
Weekend dad Kim-André is trying to be the perfect father for his daughter Mina, but he is forced to deal with his own mother when she steals his winning ticket - a newly restored Ford Mustang.

Yalday Mafteah ( Latchkey kid)

Elad Goldman

Yaldey Mafteah (Latchkey kid)
Country Israel
Genre Fiction
2015 @en - 22' - Color
Gur and his sister Daniel return to their empty home every day after school. While Daniel tries to cope with the world outside, Gur still feels home is his only safe shelter and womb. He refuses allowing himself or his sister to grow up and disconnect from each other.


Sam Peeters

Country Belgium
Genre Documentary
2016 - 14' - Color
Right-wing populism is spreading through Western Europe like wildfire. In this unscripted documentary, Sam Peeters portrays an ironic caricature of life in the Flemish suburbs, which reflects the current European zeitgeist.

The wrong end of the stick

Terri Matthews

The wrong end of the stick
Country United Kingdom
Genre Animation
2016 - 9'33'' - Color
Malcolm Fetcher is a neurotic, middle-aged teacher lost in a dull marriage to his wife of twenty years, Beverly. As he faces an all-consuming identity crisis, their marriage disintegrates and he is forced to express a deep, hidden desire.